New York Times bestseller with million copies, 48 laws of power is one hell of a manual for people looking to gain, observe, or defend against ultimate control. From the writer of The Laws of Human Nature, this book is very instructive, ruthless, cunning, and amoral to some degree. Considered to be beguiling and fascinating since the authors "Joost Elffers and Robert Green" have distilled three thousand years of power's history into 48 laws considered to be essential laws, and they have also deducted work from Philosophers such as Sun Tzu, Machiavelli, and Carl Von Clausewitz; not to mention lives of figures too ranging from Henry Kissinger to P.T.Barnum. 48 laws of power teaches some laws such as the need for prudence mentioned in Law 1 (Law1: Never Outshine the Master), other forms of law teach the importance of being confident (Law 28: Enter Action with Boldness), Some prefers self-preservation (Law 15: Crush your Enemy Totally), or be treated as a person with royal fashion (Law 34: Be royal in your own fashion. Act like a king to be treated like one), or maybe you are in need to know how to deal with others (Law 19: Know who you’re dealing with, do not offend the wrong person), the art of winning through action and not just trying to win with arguments only (Law 9: Win through your actions, never through argument), how reputation is very important to grow a charisma in your personality (Law 5: So much depends on reputation, guard it with your life), Do not talk too much (Law 4: Always say less than necessary), and more interesting laws that will decide your personality and how much authority you will hold over your surroundings. All laws have one thing in common and is manifested in total domination. 48 Laws of Power is the perfect arm if you’re seeking to conquer, when it comes to self-defense, or to understand the rule of the game, and it also comes in a very bold touch of two-color package. This book is banned from the United States prison since its content is a little bit intimidating, for it tells fantastic stories for you to apply in order to success in life; however, these stories are a little bit overwhelming and heavy to work through. That being said, This book will help you grow as a human being to live your life in its full potential. Whether it concerns your workplace, school, all kind of relationships, business ventures, and also help you gain the ultimate self-confidence. Since the world is becoming extremely competitive, fast-moving, and a bit overwhelming, you have to learn and adapt very quickly to be ahead of the herd. This book is being used by politicians, celebrities, and activists to apply the laws in their working lives and thus if you want to gain an ultimate power in any surroundings, this book will help you.